The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Infoblox products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infoblox over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Infoblox, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infoblox
Rank 543 550 521
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Contract jobs citing Infoblox 46 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.041% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 8
Average daily rate
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£419 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £371 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £395 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Infoblox
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infoblox across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Infoblox Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infoblox
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infoblox across the England region.

Infoblox Daily Rate Trend in England

Infoblox
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infoblox across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Infoblox Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infoblox
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infoblox within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 24 £430 +14.66% 1
Yorkshire - 13 £401 -
South East -13 8 £444 -
East of England -18 1 - -
South West - - - -
North West - - - -
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Infoblox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infoblox also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Infoblox.

1 51 (75.00%) DNS
2 44 (64.71%) DHCP
3 42 (61.76%) Cisco
4 40 (58.82%) Linux
5 30 (44.12%) Firewall
6 29 (42.65%) VMware
7 28 (41.18%) CheckPoint
8 25 (36.76%) HP
8 25 (36.76%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (36.76%) F5
9 23 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (33.82%) Blue Coat
10 22 (32.35%) OSPF
10 22 (32.35%) CCNP
10 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (30.88%) Network Security
11 21 (30.88%) Citrix
12 19 (27.94%) UNIX
12 19 (27.94%) BIG-IP
12 19 (27.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 18 (26.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 18 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (26.47%) Load Balancing
13 18 (26.47%) Windows
14 17 (25.00%) E-Commerce
14 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (25.00%) BGP
14 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (23.53%) CCSE

Infoblox
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Infoblox also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Infoblox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.94%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (75.00%) DNS
2 44 (64.71%) DHCP
3 30 (44.12%) Firewall
4 25 (36.76%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (32.35%) OSPF
6 21 (30.88%) Network Security
7 19 (27.94%) BIG-IP
7 19 (27.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 18 (26.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 18 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (25.00%) BGP
10 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (22.06%) NetScreen
12 12 (17.65%) DMVPN
13 7 (10.29%) Internet
14 6 (8.82%) WAN
14 6 (8.82%) LAN
15 5 (7.35%) BOOTP
15 5 (7.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Subversion
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.94%) German Language
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Network Specialist
1 12 (17.65%) Network Security Specialist
1 12 (17.65%) Security Specialist
2 11 (16.18%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Network Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) WAP
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.88%) Online Games
4 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.94%) CMDB
5 2 (2.94%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Linux
2 19 (27.94%) UNIX
3 18 (26.47%) Windows
4 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.35%) Solaris
8 3 (4.41%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) VMS
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 17 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (16.18%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (14.71%) Kernel Tuning
5 9 (13.24%) ITIL
6 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.29%) Network Design
7 7 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (8.82%) Network Management
8 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.35%) Change Management
9 5 (7.35%) Line Management
10 4 (5.88%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.88%) Workflow
11 3 (4.41%) Scrum
11 3 (4.41%) Kanban
12 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.94%) Service Management
13 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) Shell Script
1 10 (14.71%) C
1 10 (14.71%) Perl
2 4 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (1.47%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) Korn
3 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (32.35%) CCNP
3 16 (23.53%) CCSE
4 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) RHCSA
7 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) CCNA
8 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.12%) vSphere
3 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.88%) XenServer
5 3 (4.41%) NFS
5 3 (4.41%) Xen
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.47%) LXC
6 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Nagios
2 3 (4.41%) Opsview
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (4.41%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.94%) RANCID
4 1 (1.47%) Netcool
4 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) VMware
3 28 (41.18%) CheckPoint
4 25 (36.76%) HP
4 25 (36.76%) F5
5 23 (33.82%) Blue Coat
6 21 (30.88%) Citrix
7 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
8 12 (17.65%) Imperva
9 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
10 9 (13.24%) McAfee
11 8 (11.76%) Juniper
11 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.29%) Tufin
13 5 (7.35%) Dell
14 4 (5.88%) TOWER Software
15 3 (4.41%) Symantec
15 3 (4.41%) EMC
15 3 (4.41%) Veritas
15 3 (4.41%) NetApp